amalfitan table


amalfitan table
amalphitan code or table
amalfitan code or table
/amaelfadan kowd/°teybal/
A collection of sea-laws, compiled about the end of the eleventh century, by the people of Amalphi. It consists of the laws on maritime subjects, which were or had been in force in countries bordering on the Mediterranean; and was for a long time received as authority in those countries. It became a part of the law of the sea.
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Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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